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Philippines says military exercises not aimed at China

Drills with US and Australia will see Filipino troops trying to recapture territory invaded by foreign forcesFrom Roy RamosZAMBOANGA, the Philippines -...

SKorea hoping to hold talks on north with US and China

Seoul diplomat reveals Beijing’s openness to multilateral talks on North Korea’s nuclear provocations excluding Pyongyang Alex JensenBy Alex JensenSEOUL - China is to...

Philippines confirms Abu Sayyaf leader on US list injured

Radullan Sahiron has had $1 million bounty on his head since involvement in kidnapping of US tourists in 2001By Hader GlangZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines --...

China PM says doesn’t want Japan relations to falter

Li Keqiang says although bilateral relationship 'not fully established and still fragile' does not want to see ties go backwardsBy Mahmut Atanur BEIJING...

UPDATE – NKorea claims can destroy Manhattan, denies cyber attack

North Korean media outlet makes new threat against the US, while distancing Pyongyang from alleged hacking of South Korean smartphones UPDATES THROUGHOUTBy Alex JensenSEOUL ...

NKorea claims can destroy Manhattan, denies cyber attack

North Korean media outlet makes new threat against the US, while distancing Pyongyang from alleged hacking of South Korean smartphones By Alex JensenSEOUL -...

Violence, US-Israel spat overshadows Biden visit

U.S. vice president criticizes 'failure to condemn' attacks on Israelis, focuses on keeping good U.S.-Israel ties ...

Malaysian minister claims TPP under threat in US

International Trade and Industry Minister tells parliament all US presidential candidates have criticized regional trade agreement and it may not ratifiedBy P Prem KumarKUALA...

Confusion as Israeli PM turns down Obama invite

Israeli and U.S. officials blame each other for confusion over canceled Netanyahu-Obama talks ...

SKorea, US defy China by kicking off THAAD talks

Allies end speculation by starting negotiations over stationing a new US missile defense system in South Korea, ignoring Chinese oppositionBy Alex JensenSEOUL -...

US military chief in Israel for talks with officials

Gen. Jospeh Dunford arrives in Israel Thursday on second visit to Jewish state since his appointment last OctoberBy Anees Bargouthi JERUSALEM –...

NKorean leader defiant in face of sanctions

With world set to crank up sanctions against North Korea, leader Kim Jong-un says arsenal of enemies 'no more than a boiled pumpkin' compared...

US drafts tough UN resolution against North Korea

Draft includes 'strongest set of sanctions imposed by the Security Council in more than two decades', says US envoy ...

NKorea calls SKorea, US drill ‘declaration of war’

Warns could reduce US military installations in Asia-Pacific and US mainland to ashesBy Alex JensenSEOUL - North Korea's state media has called for...

To Kill A Mockingbird author Harper Lee dies

Reclusive author among America's most beloved novelistsNEW YORK -- Famed American writer Harper Lee, acclaimed for her 1960 novel To Kill a Mockingbird,...